Marketwise is a series of talks and workshops hosted by the Department of English that aims to help grads prepare for the job market.

Below are some of Marketwise’s past events:

Marketwise Event: CV and Cover Letter with Laurie Gries (Assistant Professor, English, UF) and Leah Rosenberg (Associate Professor, English, UF).

Marketwise Event: Dissertation Abstract and Research Statement with Susan Hegeman (Professor, English, UF).

Marketwise Event: Teaching Philosophy with Anuja Madan (PhD Candidate, English, UF), Katie Reed (PhD Candidate, Musicology, UF), and Jodi Schorb (Assistant Professor, English, UF).

Marketwise Event: Interviews with Marilisa Jimenez (Phd, English, UF 2012; Research Associate, Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College), Allison Rittmayer (PhD, English, UF 2013; Assistant Professor of Film Studies and Southern Literature, Language and Communication, Northwestern State University of Louisiana), and Laurie Gries (Assistant Professor, English, UF).

MarketWise Forum: Careers for Humanities PhDs in University Libraries and University Presses


Brian Keith, Associate Dean for Administration & Faculty Affairs, George A. Smathers Libraries

Dennis Lloyd, Deputy Director for Sales, Marketing, and Acquisitions, University Press of Florida and Director Designate of the University of Wisconsin Press